Modern Languages - French or German or Italian or Spanish

University College Dublin

 

Course Name Modern Languages - French or German or Italian or Spanish
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code DN541
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters BA (Honours)
Duration 4 years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Leaving Cert Subject Entry Requirements
O6/H7 in English, Irish, a third language and three other recognised subjects

Special Entry Recommendation:
For any language chosen at advanced level during your first year, it is recommended that you have at least a H4 grade in that language at Leaving Certificate, or equivalent.
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Irish Leaving Certificate

Minimum entry requirements
– To matriculate on the results of the Leaving Certificate, a student must present at least six recognised subjects selected according to course requirements (see Entry Requirements for each ...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) Link Modules

Grade Points
Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP The Leaving Certificate Applied Programme is not an acceptable qualification for matriculation purposes.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+Anticipated QQI-FET places 2019: 1
Minimum QQI-FET points 2019: 374

QQI-FET Applicants
Applicants with appropriate QQI-FET (Level 5 or 6) qualifications and modules, with a minimum of distinction in five modules, can be admitted on a competitiv...

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Mature Applicants

Expand+What is a mature applicant?
A mature applicant is anyone who is at least 23 years of age on 1 January of the proposed year of entry and whose school-leaving qualifications are insufficient for admission. For admission in September 2020, your date of...

Alternative Entry Go to http://www.myucd.ie/applying-to-ucd/ for information on alternative entry routes.
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Number of Places DN541 Places 50
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CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2020 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2020 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2020 CAO Handbook): F...

Course Content

Expand+Why is this course for me?
Modern Languages combines advanced language skills with the literature, history and culture of the countries where these languages are spoken. It also focuses on developing critical faculties and crosscultural awareness.
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Subjects Taught

Expand+What will I study?

First Year
Modules in two languages, at least one language should be studied at an advanced level [post Leaving Certificate equivalent]. Two intercultural modules ¬ Choice of modules in literature, history and cultural studies...

Assessment Method Assessment is through a combination of end-of-semester written and oral examinations, and continuous assessments.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career & Graduate Study Opportunities
Your excellent knowledge of languages and strong communication, intercultural and analytical skills will open careers across a wide spectrum of industries, including:

Politics & public service
Journalism
Ed...

Further Enquiries Dr Paolo Acquaviva/ Dr Sabine Strumper-Krobb
UCD School of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics
UCD, Belfield, Dublin 4
paolo.acquaviva@ucd.ie
/ strumper.krobb@ucd.ie
+353 1 716 8655
facebook.com/MyUCD
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
 
Points History
Year Points
2019 368
2018 399
2017 464